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A Guide to Pets in Chicago’s Airports
Unleash the Fun: Dog-Friendly Events and Activities in and around Chicago, Fall 2023
Unraveling the Reliability of Dog DNA Tests: Fact or Fido Fiction?
Is Your Dog Allowed on Chicago Beaches?
Unleash the Zen: Exploring the Benefits and Risks of Practicing Yoga with Your Dog
Bark the Halls! Holiday Gifts and Winter Activities for Dogs in Chicago
Bark-packing: How to Go Hiking with your Dog in Illinois
Just What the Dog-tor Ordered: Getting Your Dog Vaccinated in Illinois
Oh, Doggone It!: Things to Avoid While Dog Walking in Chicago
Are dogs allowed in Uber, Lyft and Chicago Taxis?
A Thank-You Letter From Us to You!: Windy City Paws’ 13th Anniversary Special
Beginner’s Guide to Fostering a Pet
Winter Wonder-Dogs: Does my dog need winter gear?
For He’s A Jolly Good Puppy: Where to Find Dog-Friendly Birthday Cakes in Chicago
The Metropolitan Pup: Best Places to Walk your dog in Chicago by neighborhood
What Do I Look for In a Pet-Friendly Hotel?
How Do I Register My Dog in Chicago?
Can Dogs Get West Nile Virus or Lyme Disease in Chicago?
The Best Places for Dogs to Swim in Chicago
Dog Walking Etiquette for Cities
Chicago Dog-Friendly Breweries and Bars
Pandemic Puppies: Adopting & Training in the Time of COVID-19
Turning the Tables on Dog-Flippers: How to protect your dog from thieves
Sit and Stay (Inside): How Covid is Impacting Dog Training
A Canine’s Canines: A Guide to Dog Dental Health
What Legal Rights Do My Pets Have?
Home Sweet New Home: Moving With Your Pet
Outdoor Cats vs. Indoor Cats
You Work. We Walk!: Choosing the Right Walk Duration for your Dog
What Equipment Should I Use For My Dog? A Guide To Common Collars, Harnesses, And Leashes.
How to Train Your Cat for the Outdoors
Playmates for Life: How to Build a Relationship Between Your Child and Your Dog
Is CBD Right for my Pet?
The Ultimate Guide To Your First Cat
“Drop It!”: Protecting Your Dog from Pesticides
Dog Walking For Your Puppy
Which Food is Right For My Dog?
Kids and Cats: How to Introduce a New Child to Your Cat
Dog Walking During Covid-19 by Nancy P.
The Benefits of Getting Dog Walks for your Dog
Exercising With Your Dog
Visiting a Dog-Friendly Restaurant in Chicago with your Pup
Dog Walking During COVID-19 by Dustin B.
Autumn Safety Guide for Dogs
Top 5 Chicago Dog Parks
Walker Spotlight: Melody K.
Walker Spotlight: Amy F.
Walker Spotlight: Kasie W.
Walker Spotlight: Gust T.
Preparing for a New Puppy
Adopting a Senior Dog
Puppy Socialization During a Pandemic
Walker Spotlight: Arelys J.
Dog Walking During COVID-19
Windy City Paws Coloring Book Pages
Summer Safety Tips for Your Pet
Massage For Dogs (Part 3) – Techniques
Advantages of Employee Dog Walkers vs Independent Contractors
Hikes for Dogs Near Chicago
Check Up with Blum: Reading Your Dog’s Body Language
Check Up With Blum: Caring for Dog Paws in a Chicago Winter
Check Up with Blum: Giardia and Leptospirosis in Chicago
Best Dogs to Have in a Chicago Apartment
What You Need to Know about Dog Flu in Chicago
How Much Does It Cost to Own a Dog in Chicago?
Check Up with Blum: Firework and Thunderstorm Phobia in Dogs
Do I Need a Permit for Chicago Dog Parks?
How Much Does it Cost to Own a Cat in Chicago?
Top 10 Safety Tips for Chicago Dog Parks
Check Up with Blum: Caring for Elderly Pets
What You Need To Know About Taking Your Dog To Grant Park
Walking Your Dog During Chicago Heat Waves
What to Buy to Prepare your Dog for a Chicago Winter
Is My Apartment Cat-Friendly?
Check Up with Blum: Introducing a New Pet to Your Home and Your Current Pets
Check Up with Blum: Reading Your Cat’s Body Language
Best Dog Breeds For People With Allergies
7 Great Dog-Friendly Coffee Shops in Chicago
Check Up with Blum: Fear Free Homes
Windy City Paw-cademy: FetchFind Employee Training Program
Moving to Chicago with a Dog: What You Need to Know
A Guide to Letting Your Dog Swim in Lake Michigan
Chicago Winter Dog Fur Tips
Should My Cat Be Allowed on My Balcony?
Check Up with Blum: Pet Obesity
Check Up with Blum: Allergies in Dogs
Dog Breeds Best Suited for Chicago Winters
Pet Overpopulation- What You Can Do to Help End Pet Homelessness
Winterizing your Dog during Chicago Winters
Tips for Keeping Your Dog Active in a Chicago Winter
Chicago Leash Laws
Massage for Dogs (Part 1) — Benefits and Differences
Check Up with Blum: What You Need to Know about Ticks in Chicago
Picking the Right Dog For Your Chicago Life
Can I Take My Dog To Millennium Park?
Keeping Your City Kitty Mentally and Physically Stimulated
Cat Furniture for Small Chicago Apartments
Check Up with Blum: Heatstroke in Dogs
Benefits of Hiking With Your Dog
Check Up with Blum: Litter Boxes
Massage for Dogs (Part 2) — Preparation
Tips for Walking Your Dog in Chicago
7 Must-Know Rules of Dog Park Etiquette
Check Up With Blum: Communal Water Bowls
Check Up with Blum: What do Fear Free vet visits mean for you and your pet?
Why You Should Use a Dog Walker — Even if You Work from Home!
Setting your dog up for success during and after COVID-19
Check Up With Blum: Coronavirus and Pets
Pet Spotlight: Bandit
Walker Spotlight- Dustin B.
Pet Spotlight- Barney & Bo
Pet Spotlight- Corey
There’s No Place Like a Foster Home for the Holidays
Check Up with Blum: Holiday Hazards
Pet Spotlight: Tank
Walker Spotlight: Justine
Pet Spotlight: Hank
Walker Spotlight: Isamar M.
Pet Spotlight: Riley Rose
Walker Spotlight: Guillermo M.
Pet Spotlight: Bubba
Walker Spotlight- Lia R.
Pet Spotlight- Pixel
Walker Spotlight: Nathan C.
Pet Spotlight: Leavitt
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The Anti Cruelty Society’s Bark in The Park 2019
Pet Spotlight: Maddie
Walker Spotlight: Larkin S.
Pet Spotlight: Finn
2019 Dog-Friendly Chicago Events
Pet Spotlight: Odin
2019 Dog-Friendly 5K Races in Chicago
Pet Spotlight: Appa
Windy City Paws Best In Show Awards
Walker Spotlight: Gavin P.
Pet Spotlight: Beau
Walker Spotlight: Matt R.
Windy City Paws Pupdate!
Pet Spotlight: Roscoe
Walker Spotlight: Paige B.
WINDY CITY PAWS MOST POPULAR DOG NAMES AND BREEDS
Pet Spotlight: Tex
Walker Spotlight: Sarah B.
Pet Spotlight: Lupin
Chicago Canine Rescue’s 15th Annual Mutt Strut
Walker Spotlight: Manon C.
Pet Spotlight: Winnie
Walker Spotlight- Brenton P.
Pet Spotlight: Bella
Walker Spotlight: Ryan G.
Pet Spotlight: Sherman
Walker Spotlight: Jordan D.
Pet Spotlight: Siegfried
Walker Spotlight: Stella L.
Walker Spotlight: Jacqui F.
The Anti Cruelty Society’s Bark in The Park 2018
Walker Spotlight: Annie F.
Walker Spotlight: Garrett H.
Walker Spotlight: Gary F.
Walker Spotlight: Kevin M.
Walker Spotlight: Angela G.
Walker Spotlight: Kalena S.
Walker Spotlight: Sean K.
Walker Spotlight – Rafael HR
Walker Spotlight – Ben K.
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The Anti-Cruelty Society’s Bark in the Park 2017
Walker Spotlight – Kaelea R.
Walker Spotlight – Nancy P.
Walker Spotlight – Kris M.
Join us for Yappy Hours at Kriser’s Natural Pet — Streeterville
How to Prepare Your Dog for a New Baby
Walker Spotlight – Dakota H.
2017 Chicago Dog Park Guide
Walker Spotlight – Abigail P.
Walker Spotlight – Michael B.
Top Tech Products for Dogs
Eco-friendly Dog Products For A Greener Life
Bark at the Park 2016
Bark at the Park 2016: A guide to preparing your dog for the big event!
The Definitive Guide to Raw Dog Food
Dovetail Brewery: A Dog-Friendly Beer Haven
Walker Spotlight – Sarah F.
Chicago White Sox look to set GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ Title at Bark at the Park!
Nando Milano Trattoria to Host Pups & Pasta Event!
Latest Trends in Leash and Harness Products
Walker Spotlight – Marianne S.
Walker Spotlight: Kendrae H.
Best Dog-Friendly Patios In Chicago
Most Popular Dog Names For 2016
Bark in the Park 2016
Walker Spotlight: Tracy W.
Walker Spotlight: Joe Z.
Winter Activities for Dogs in Chicago
Our walker Sarah caught in yesterday’s downpour
Too Funny! Dogs Before and After Baths
Windy City Paws 6th Birthday Party at Whirlyball!